VIKING WEDDING RING, 10TH-11TH CENTURY, SIZE 6 1/4
Bronze, with a 24karat gold surface, professionally restored. See the reference image which shows the process. Rounded face band, 4.9mm wide. Made with a central core to distribute the molten metal and heat. The core was then laboriously removed by hand with the remnants still visible. Surface textured from burial. Jewelry gift boxed with certificate of authenticity. Vikings exchanged rings on the pommel of the groom's sword.
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